Waters held curative powers and cleaned laundry. Read story.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
The Savoyard roamed the Americas, painting notables and escaping death. Read story.
Originally published 12:00 a.m., June 8, 2016
Updated 10:56 a.m., June 17, 2016
He was said to be able to predict weather and earthquakes. Read story.
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Site was owned by Army surgeon, rancher, and avocado grower; is now Shoreline Community Church. Read story.
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Midwest transplant championed arts, education, and women's health. Read story.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Long-standing men's store was started by the forward-thinking Jacob Eisenberg. Read story.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
A starving Alaskan colony leads to Russian-Californio relations. Read story.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Originator of Fiesta ware had a home and studio on Tornoe Road. Read story.
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
The site changed from a school for boys to hotel to housing. Read story.
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Over 100 years old, the school reflects many educational principles set down by Curtis Wolsey Cate. Read story.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
This residential enclave of free spirits, located in the hills above Montecito, began to coalesce in the years following World War II. Read story.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
One of the most tranquil places on the South Coast is the Andrée Clark Bird Refuge. Read story.
Monday, January 11, 2016
An English couple, resettling via South America, opened the Ivy Green Hotel downtown. Read story.
Wednesday, December 23, 2015
A cargo ship catastrophe brought the first Japanese to Santa Barbara. Read story.
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
Steve Henson's salad dressing, invented in Alaska, became a worldwide hit. Read story.